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Robert P. "Bob" O'Connell

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Robert P. "Bob" O'Connell Obituary

Robert P. "Bob" O'Connell, age 84, of Erie, passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Presque Isle Rehab & Nursing Center. He was born in Erie on January 17, 1930, son of the late Stephen P. and Ruth Wilkins O'Connell. He was a lifelong Erie resident.

Bob worked at JABE Construction & Equipment, until his retirement in 1998. He was a member of Harborcreek Baptist Church.

Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Kaufman O'Connell, in March, 2001; his daughter, Patricia O'Connell; a son, David P. O'Connell; three sisters, Ella Mae Kelly, Evelyn Sloan, Winifred Schroeckengost; and three brothers, Thomas O'Connell, James O'Connell and Stephen O'Connell.

He is survived by five sons, Robert A. O'Connell (Donna), Michael O'Connell (Robin), Stephen P. O'Connell , Richard L. O'Connell, William P. O'Connell (Char), all of Erie; one sister, Ruth Staaf (Ernest) of Erie. Twenty-two grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews also survive, along with his dear friend, Margaret Montroy.

Friends may call at the Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc., 2607 Buffalo Rd., Friday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., and are invited to attend a Funeral Service there on Saturday at 11 a.m., conducted by Rev. David Roach of Harborcreek Baptist Church. Interment will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery. To send condolences, visit www.dusckasfuneralhome.com.

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Published in the Erie Times-News from July 31 to Aug. 1, 2014
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